By Brian Solomon
Philadelphia-based Baldwin started designing and development steam locomotives within the 1830s and gave the U.S. lots of its most vital and recognized forms of steam,and diesel-electric reason energy. This heritage of Baldwin is illustrated with a wide number of infrequent, fabulous builder's photographs and different exposure photos from the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, with the book's huge web page dimension showcasing the element and crisp caliber of the photographs during this awesome assortment. writer Brian Solomon presents technical histories of every locomotive in addition to builder's necessities and motives of the way the locomotives have been utilized by the railroads that acquired them. those conscientiously researched histories are keys to realizing the importance of the locomotives and the way they labored, and are provided in a way that makes the booklet obtainable to every person, whereas preserving enough technical aspect to entice the main ardent railroad enthusiast.
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